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Government Hosts Flood Management Conference

Environment

March 5, 2015 9:30 AM

ENVIRONMENT--Government Hosts Flood Management Conference
Government officials, academics and environmental organizations will increase their understanding and management of inland and coastal flooding in Atlantic Canada at a conference in Truro, today, March 5.

Don't Forget to Spring Forward Sunday, March 8

Justice

March 5, 2015 8:44 AM

JUSTICE--Don't Forget to Spring Forward Sunday, March 8
The ground may be snow covered, but on Sunday, March 8, Nova Scotians will be able to enjoy more sunlight when daylight savings time begins.

Minister Announces Changes to Support Teacher Excellence

Education and Early Childhood Development

March 3, 2015 2:05 PM

EDUCATION/EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT--Minister Announces Changes to Support Teacher Excellence
Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Karen Casey announced the first steps toward supporting teacher excellence as part of the Nova Scotia Action Plan for Education today, March 3.

Cold Temperatures Causing Problems on Fish Farms

Fisheries and Aquaculture

March 3, 2015 2:00 PM

FISHERIES/AQUACULTURE--Cold Temperatures Causing Problems on Fish Farms
Three Nova Scotia aquaculture sites are dealing with fish mortalities from extreme cold water temperatures.

Canadian Agriculture Literacy Week Brings Agriculture to the Classroom

Agriculture

March 3, 2015 10:09 AM

AGRICULTURE--Canadian Agriculture Literacy Week Brings Agriculture to the Classroom
Students across the province will connect with local farmers to learn about Nova Scotia agriculture as part of the fourth annual Canadian Agriculture Literacy week, which runs to March 7.

Statement from Premier Stephen McNeil on Talks with Health Care Unions

Premier's Office

March 3, 2015 9:21 AM

PREMIER'S OFFICE--Statement from Premier Stephen McNeil on Talks with Health Care Unions
The provincial government and the four unions representing Nova Scotia health-care employees have agreed to a process to determine bargaining unit structures.

Grants Help Encourage Healthy Eating

Health and Wellness

March 2, 2015 10:56 AM

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Grants Help Encourage Healthy Eating
The Truro Campus of Nova Scotia Community College is one of 17 publicly funded institutions receiving grants to help people eat healthy food.

Team Nova Scotia Wraps Up Winter Games on High Note

Team Nova Scotia

March 1, 2015 1:14 PM

TEAM NOVA SCOTIA--Team Nova Scotia Wraps Up Winter Games on High Note
Team Nova Scotia wrapped up the 2015 Canada Winter Games on a high note with two medals on its final day of competition Saturday, Feb. 28.

Statement from Minister About CACE Financial Audit

Education and Early Childhood Development

February 27, 2015 1:14 PM

EDUCATION/EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT--Statement from Minister About CACE Financial Audit
NOTE: The following is a statement from Education and Early Childhood Development Minister Karen Casey.
The preliminary results of a financial audit underway on the Council on African Canadian Education, or CACE, have been referred to Halifax Regional Police.

Weekly Traffic Advisories

Transportation and Infrastructure Renewal

February 27, 2015 12:02 PM

TRANSPORTATION/INFRASTRUCTURE RENEWAL--Weekly Traffic Advisories
NEW WORK

Program Review Changes Protect Priorities, Cut Costs, Duplication

Nova Scotia Tourism Agency / Natural Resources

February 27, 2015 11:47 AM

N.S. TOURISM AGENCY/NATURAL RESOURCES--Program Review Changes Protect Priorities, Cut Costs, Duplication
Government is changing how some park and tourism services are being delivered. The changes, which are part of program review, will cut costs and duplication, and protect services most important for government to fund.

Kidney Health for All, Op-ed

Health and Wellness

February 26, 2015 1:46 PM

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Kidney Health for All, Op-ed
NOTE: The following is an op-ed from Susan MacNeil, manager, Nova Scotia Renal Program.
The steps you take to keep your kidneys healthy will help keep the rest of your body healthy, too.

Avis de sécurité concernant l’enlèvement de la neige et de la glace autour des tuyaux d’alimentation en carburant et des orifices

Municipal Affairs

February 26, 2015 1:40 PM

AFFAIRES MUNICIPALES--Avis de sécurité concernant l’enlèvement de la neige et de la glace autour des tuyaux d’alimentation en carburant et des orifices
Le Bureau du commissaire des incendies et le Bureau de gestion des urgences recommandent aux gens qui utilisent du mazout, du gaz naturel ou du propane d’enlever la neige et la glace autour des tuyaux d’alimentation, des orifices et des prises d’air.

Safety Notice to Clear Snow, Ice Away from Fuel Lines and Vents

Municipal Affairs

February 26, 2015 1:39 PM

MUNICIPAL AFFAIRS--Safety Notice to Clear Snow, Ice Away from Fuel Lines and Vents
The Office of the Fire Marshal and the Emergency Management Office are recommending to everyone who uses oil, natural gas or propane gas to clear snow and ice away from the supply lines, vents and air intakes.

Membres proposés du conseil de la régie provinciale de la santé

Health and Wellness

February 26, 2015 10:15 AM

SANTÉ ET MIEUX-ÊTRE--Membres proposés du conseil de la régie provinciale de la santé
On a demandé à un groupe de professionnels chevronnés de partout dans la province de diriger la nouvelle régie de la santé de la Nouvelle-Écosse

Proposed Nova Scotia Health Authority Board Announced

Health and Wellness

February 26, 2015 10:11 AM

HEALTH/WELLNESS--Proposed Nova Scotia Health Authority Board Announced
A group of experienced professionals from across the province have been asked to lead the new Nova Scotia Health Authority.

Andrella David v. Sobeys Board of Inquiry Begins

Human Rights Commission

February 26, 2015 10:07 AM

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION--Andrella David v. Sobeys Board of Inquiry Begins
An independent Nova Scotia human rights board of inquiry in the case of Andrella David v. Sobeys Group Inc. is scheduled to begin Monday, March 2.

NSLC Releases Third Quarter Results

Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation

February 26, 2015 9:15 AM

N.S. LIQUOR CORP.--NSLC Releases Third Quarter Results
The Nova Scotia Liquor Corporation (NSLC) released its third quarter results today, Feb. 26, for Sept. 29 to Dec. 28, 2014.

Audit Released On Panuke Lake Harvest

Natural Resources

February 26, 2015 9:11 AM

NATURAL RESOURCES--Audit Released On Panuke Lake Harvest
Clear cutting was the correct technical and scientific approach for a forest harvest last summer, near Panuke Lake, Halifax Co.

Publication du rapport financier de Février 2015

Auditor General

February 25, 2015 8:35 AM

VÉRIFICATEUR GÉNÉRAL--Publication du rapport financier de Février 2015
Au cours des années, les diverses ententes intervenues entre l'employeur et les employés et les décisions prises par les gouvernements en matière de prestations de retraite et des autres absences compensées ont créé des obligations financières importantes pour la province, a déclaré le vérificateur général, Michael Pickup, dans son rapport publié aujourd'hui, le 25 février.

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